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Are IGBTs Better Than MOSFETs?

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goafrit2
goafrit2
2/12/2013 8:26:09 PM
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Re: Never - MOSFETS Win
Except for producing bias voltages where I use BJTs, I have consistently used MOSFETS. In short, few colleges teach BJT these days. MOSFETs with minor changes in the doping structure seems to be doing everything.

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Brad Albing
Brad Albing
2/12/2013 8:07:45 PM
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Re: Never - MOSFETS Win
Not to dispute that (since I'm not an expert regarding IGBTs), but if that's true, why are companies making IGBTs?

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goafrit2
goafrit2
2/12/2013 8:02:48 PM
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Never - MOSFETS Win
Simply, there is no game here. Mosfets win IGBTs anytime and anyday. There are many reasons but the key ones are ease of integration and excellent low static power disspitation.

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